NC State, UNC and Duke Basketball legends return to the Triangle on April 19, 2014 to vie for top honors in the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) Big Three Legends Game. Originally scheduled for March 7, the event had to be postponed due to the threat of inclement weather.
NOTE: Those already holding tickets, including passes to the VIP post-game meet-and-greet, will have their tickets honored on April 19th. For any questions regarding tickets already purchased, or to buy tickets for the re-scheduled event, please visit LiveFearlessNC.com/Big3.
The event features Duke’s Christian Laettner, NC State’s Vinny Del Negro, and UNC’s Kenny Smith as celebrity coaches, who will lead their respective teams in a three-on-three half-court competition to determine the Big Three Champions. All proceeds from ticket sales and post event silent auction will benefit the Duke Children’s Hospital, the Lineberger Cancer Center, and The V Foundation.
The event will be held April 19th at 6PM at The Cage on the grounds of the American Tobacco Campus in Durham, NC. The event will feature NBA All-Star style skills and shooting contests, which determine the top two teams that will play three-on-three for the honor of being crowned the BCBSNC Big Three Legends Champions. Players will be drawn from each school’s storied rosters from previous seasons.
The evening will be capped off with a charitable gala and silent auction*, featuring numerous sports collectibles from college and professional teams in North Carolina.
To learn more about the BCBSNC Big Three Legends Game and to purchase tickets, fans should go to LiveFearlessNC.com/big3.
*Silent Auction and Gala for VIP ticket holders only
Thanks to ATC’s Valerie Ward for this capcom story.